Club news

Burns Night January 2018

Club members and friends  enjoyed haggis, neaps and tatties at a  Burns night supper on Friday 26th January. Ewan Cameron piped in the haggis and did  a full address to the haggis. The traditional speeches were followed by singing of … Continued

Christmas Tree Festival Dec 2017 – Jan 2018

The club participated in the annual Christmas Tree Festival at St Paul’s Church in Grange. This year’s theme was the Twelve Days of Christmas. President Mary Ann decorated the tree with cards depicting rthe Twelve Days of Christmas but also … Continued

Christmas Party 2017

Members enjoyed good food, friendship and a News Quiz at the Christmas Party at the Hampsfield House Hotel. The club also welcomed 3 new linked members on the night

Christmas Flower Demonstration by Joan Bentley Dec 7th 2017

Members and guests enjoyed a fantastic Flower demonstration “The Magic of Christmas” at Ulverston Sports and Social Club. The evening was successfiul with beautiful Christmas arrangements demonstrated , then raffled in aid of Soroptimist Charities. An excellent buffet was enjoyed … Continued

Write for Rights letters December 2017

4 members wrote letters of support to women in Egypt, China, Jamaica and Turkey who have suffered  Human Rights abuses. Letters were also written to the authorities in those countries, bringing to their attention the  plight and infringement of the … Continued

Stop Bombing Civilians petition and awareness raising

Members signed the petition from Handicap International calling on Governments  to Stop Bombing Civilians. When cities are bombed during  armed conflict 92% of the victims are civilians. The petition was shared on Facebook and Twitter.